Ripples and Reflections

Ripples and Reflections

Many years ago I was flicking through a magazine and came upon an article about Andy Worhol’s swimming pool collection. I was mesmerised by the translucent turquoise; the patterns and ripples that transformed reality into an organic and abstract work of art. I have since been drawn to the liquid art of The Jubilee Pool … Continue reading

Taking time

Taking time

Many photographers influence my work. I am drawn to the simplicity of Michael Kenna’s black and white images, encouraging a contemplative  response. I also appreciate David Ward’s images. When viewing a landscape he is drawn to the obscure, to the details that those focussing on the grand scale may not notice..     This morning … Continue reading

Social Media

Social Media

Through social media, I feel I am developing a growing number of  photographer friends across the world. Sometimes they inspire me to try new compositions or techniques, sometimes they amuse me with their comments, and many times they cheer me up with their positive attitudes. They also introduce me to the work of other photographers. It … Continue reading